Moon Light World Map
The map below shows where the Moon is visible from the Earth, depending on weather conditions and moon phases.
The white dot symbolizes the position of the Moon, and the yellow sun symbolizes the position of the sun.
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- The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Sunday, December 2, 2012 at 02:34:00 UTC.
- The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: . At this location, the Sun will be at its zenith (directly overhead) in relation to an observer.
- The Moon's position is marked with this symbol: . At this location, the Moon will be at its zenith in relation to an observer. Note that the symbol is not showing the current phase of the Moon.
Fraction of moon illuminated: 89%
Position of the Moon
On Sunday, December 2, 2012 at 02:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||18° 04' ||North|
|Longitude: ||0° 58' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 427.14 meters/second, 1537.7 km/hour, 955.5 miles/hour or 830.3 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:
|Time||Longitude difference||Latitude difference||Total|
|1 minute||0° 14' 31.5"||15.93 mi||west||0° 00' 05.5"||0.11 mi||south||15.93 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 27.8"||955.30 mi||west||0° 05' 38.2"||6.46 mi||south||955.57 mi|
|24 hours||11° 18' 59.2"||744.38 mi||east||2° 37' 37.3"||180.66 mi||south||771.11 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Niamey||Sun 3:34 AM||602 km||374 miles||325 nm|| SSE|
|Ouagadougou||Sun 2:34 AM||632 km||393 miles||342 nm|| S|
|Koudougou||Sun 2:34 AM||660 km||410 miles||356 nm|| SSW|
|Koutiala||Sun 2:34 AM||792 km||492 miles||428 nm|| SW|
|Bobo-Dioulasso||Sun 2:34 AM||841 km||522 miles||454 nm|| SSW|
|Sikasso||Sun 2:34 AM||902 km||560 miles||487 nm|| SW|
|Tamale||Sun 2:34 AM||958 km||595 miles||517 nm|| S|
|Agadez||Sun 3:34 AM||959 km||596 miles||518 nm|| E|
|Bamako||Sun 2:34 AM||963 km||598 miles||520 nm|| SW|
|Kara||Sun 2:34 AM||970 km||603 miles||524 nm|| SSE|
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